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Degree Students

specified in accordance with Art. 8 point 3 of Study Regulations of Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava

Winter semester 21.09.2020 - 13.02.2021
Introduction to study1 02.09.2020 - 19.09.2020
Opening ceremony of the academic year
Teaching period
21.09.2020 - 19.12.2020
Rector's holiday - CANCELLED2 16.11.2020
Winter holiday 21.12.2020 - 02.01.2021
Examination period3 04.01.2021 - 13.02.2021
Summer semester 15.02.2021 - 31.08.2021
Teaching period 15.02.2021 - 15.05.2021
Examination period 17.05.2021 - 03.07.2021
Summer holiday 06.07.2021 - 31.08.2021

1Introduction to study is intended for students enrolled in first year of Bachelor study programmes, while the specific date is assigned by Dean of the Faculty or Director of Institute of Management, respectively.

2In connection with the suspension of on site learning at STU caused by the prevention of spread of COVID-19, the Rector of STU has decided to cancel the Rector's holiday originally announced for November 16, 2020. The distance learning method will proceed on November 16 as normal. Full text of the decision can be found HERE.

3According to the Annex Nr. 1 of the Rector's order Nr. 7/2020 "Organisation and provisions of the pedagogical process and operation at the Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava", all examinations in the winter examination period will take place remotely.

Academic year is divided into two semesters: winter semester and summer semester.
Teaching consists of a minimum 12 weeks in each semester. 
Examination period consists of a minimum 4 weeks in each semester.
Holidays are 48 days (working days).
Opening ceremony of the academic year 2021/2022: 20.09.2021

Clear time schedule of academic year 2020/2021 can be found here

Public holidays and rest days:

01.09.2020   Day of the Constitution of the Slovak Republic 01.01.2021 Day of the Establishment of the Slovak Republic
15.09.2020 Blessed Virgin Mary 06.01.2021 Epiphany
01.11.2020 All Saints' Day 02.04.2021 Good Friday
17.11.2020 Struggle for Freedom and Democracy Day 05.04.2021 Easter Monday
24.12.2020 Christmas Eve 01.05.2021 International workers' Day
25.12.2020 Christmas Day 08.05.2021 Day of victory over fascism
26.12.2020 St. Stephen's Day 05.07.2021 St. Cyril and Methodius
  29.08.2021 Slovak National Uprising Day